Togo gets new Press Centre

Pascal Bodjona, private secretary to the Togolese president on Thursday afternoon in Lome, inaugurated a new press centre worth about 46.3 million francs CFA. (US$1= 500 Francs CFA). The centre, located in the centre of Lome, comprises a large me...

Togolese envoy assures on transparent parliamentary elections

Necessary measures have been put in place to guarantee free and fair parliamentary elections in Togo on 24 June, according to Togolese ambassador to Belgium, Felix Kodjo Sagbo (photo). Addressing the Togolese nationals living in Belgium, Netherla...

Togo to resume commemoration of Independence anniversary

Under a new rotational principle, Togo's independence anniversary on 27 April this year, will be celebrated in the northern city of Dapaong, about 600-km north of Lome, official sources said here Wednesday. The ceremony would feature civilian and...

Togolese enterprises lose 80 billion CFA

Public and private sector enterprises in Togo lost 70-80 billion FCFA (150-190 million US dollars) due to the energy crisis in 2006, the president of the National Employers' Council in Togo, Kossivi Nakou, cried here Monday. "We are no longe...

UNHCR gets set to repatriate Togolese refugees in Ghana

The UN refugee agency, UNHCR on Thursday signed an agreement in Lome with the governments of Togo and Ghana paving the way for the repatriation of Togolese refugees in Ghana. The accord defines protection and security measures aimed at stepping u...

UNDP pinpoints levels of MDGs attainment in Africa

Several African countries have made outstanding progress to attain the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the past few years, according to ambassador Bouna Sémou Diouf, head of the Tokyo International Conference on Africa's Development (TICAD...

Lome hosts African workshop on MDGs planning

There is a workshop underway in Lome (Togo) to assess the progress achieved so far in various African countries on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the UNDP said here Wednesday. Some 100 participants 23 African countries will review the p...

UEMOA credits Togo FCFA2.59 bn to build boreholes

The West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) has loaned Togo 2.59 billion CFA francs to build 300 boreholes that will help meet the drinking water needs of some 75,000 people in the country, official sources affirmed to PANA here Tuesday....

Togo's Maranatha, Tunisian club in barren draw

Tunisia's Etoile du Sahel and Maranatha de Lomé drew 0-0 in the African champions' League qualifying rounds first leg match on Sunday in Womé, some 135 km north-east of Lome. Both clubs, after trying to avoid surprises in the return leg, did not...

$50 million for Ghana-Togo-Benin power connectivity

The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a loan of US$ 22.4 million in favour of Ghana and US$ 26.2 million in favour of Benin to connect the power grids between Ghana-Togo-Benin. The project seeks to reduce pover...

Nigeria crowned youth champions

Nigeria won the 2007 African Under-17 Championship after beating hosts Togo 1-0 in Lome on Sunday. The Golden Eaglets left it late as substitute Akinsola Kabiru finally broke the deadlock in the 109th minute. The match had gone to extra-time afte...

Togo beats Sierra Leone 3-1

Emmanuel Adebayor scored two goals and set up another Saturday to give Togo a 3-1 win over Sierra Leone in an African Cup of Nations qualifier. Adebayor headed in the first goal in 37th minute, and then set up Adekambi Olufade for another in the...

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Six grandes villes bénéficiaires d'un nouveau projet de développement

Développement

La Banque mondiale va investir 30 millions de dollars dans le projet d’infrastructure et de développement urbain (PIDU).

Combattre les causes premières de la pauvreté

Développement

Un segment ministériel du Forum politique de haut-niveau sur le développement durable s’est ouvert hier à New York.

Trouver tout de suite !

Santé

Comment trouver l’hôpital le plus proche, une pharmacie, un médecin, un spécialiste ou un laboratoire d’analyses médicales ?

Evala : clap de fin

Culture

Les luttes traditionnelles en pas Kabyè sont presque terminées. Faure Gnassingbé a assisté samedi aux ultimes rencontres.